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Performing Queer Latinidad: Dance, Sexuality, Politics

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Performing Queer Latinidad highlights the critical role that performance played in the development of Latina/o queer public culture in the United States during the 1990s and early 2000s, a period when the size and influence of the Latina/o population was increasing alongside a growing scrutiny of the public spaces where latinidad could circulate. Performances---from concer ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published October 26th 2012 by University of Michigan Press
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Irma Mayorga
Dec 08, 2013 Irma Mayorga rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
"Two years after the release of Calle 13's song, Juan remarks on its enduring influence. He demonstrates how the soundscapes of the club move into peri-club geographies beyond it. In acknowledging that the song plays everywhere and that it plays all the time, he marks the extended time-space endurance of these traveled cultural objects. His use of andan, which means to walk or to be, in "andan sonando," playfully puts sound in motion. I read this simple phrase with my own Latina/o queer ...more
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May 19, 2015 Larry Fountain rated it it was amazing
An award winning study of queer Latina/o culture in the U.S., with a focus on dance and performance. Also offers insights on community activism.
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